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Seventy-two piece Service of Mexican Sterling Silver Tableware

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Seventy-two piece Service of Mexican Sterling Silver Tableware, mid to late 20th century, most lacking or indistinct maker's marks, all with scrolled accents to rims, twelve each: dinner plates dia. 10 3/4, luncheon plates dia. 9, dessert plates dia. 6, water goblets ht. 5 7/8, wine goblets with a knopped stem ht. 6 3/4, and wine goblets with elongated bowls, ht. 6 7/8 in., approx. 762.9 troy oz.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Several goblets with minor dents to edge of rim, otherwise in good condition (sit well, no apparent restorations). Plates with usage wear abrasions to surface, minor shallow dents and pin-prick dents. Some with surface inconsistencies (appear to have been stored in saran wrap).


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Kitchenware, Plate, Sterling silver, Tableware

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